Health Care Commentary

The Democratic Party's presidential hopefuls are diverse in all ways but one -- their stance on healthcare reform. The front-runners want to eliminate private insurance and put everyone on a government-run plan. But that's not something they've been enthusiastic about revealing to voters. Senator Elizabeth Warren recently refused to...

*Featured in Kaiser Health News Morning Briefing* Today, Type 1 diabetes patients pay twice as much for insulin as they did in 2012. This is outrageous — but drug companies aren’t to blame. The problem is a dysfunctional supply chain that benefits everyone except patients. In today’s system, insurers...

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee wants to create a state-run health insurance plan to compete against private coverage on the Evergreen State's Obamacare exchange. This plan, known as a "public option," is a terrible idea. It'd be a boondoggle for taxpayers and open the door to a...